The Equipment and Tool Institute (ETI) has announces new officers and directors for the 2018-2019 term.
The Farmington Hills, Mich.-based association has elected Jim Fish of Lemur Vehicle Monitors as its president for a one-year term.
He will serve with Kevin FitzPatrick of Autologic Diagnostics as vice president, programs; Robert Vogt of IOSiX as vice president, marketing; and Peter Richardson of Car-O-Liner as secretary/treasurer.
Mark Theriot of Solera has been elected for a one-year term on the board of directors:
Board of directors members elected for a three-year term are: Neil Davis of Snap-on Diagnostics; David Rich of Innova Electronics; and Chris Bahlman of Continental Automotive Systems.
Ratification vote for appointees were held for Harlan Siegel of Launch Tech USA (one-year term); and Ed Prange of Bosch Automotive Service Solutions (two-year term).
The remainder of the Board, not up for election are Chuck Abbott of CPS Products (term expires in 2018-19); and Andreas Huber of Mahle Service Solutions (term expires in 2019-20); and Tom Bertosa of Bosch Automotive Service Solutions.
ETI has thanked retiring directors Brian Herron of Drew Technologies (serving from 2011 to 2018) and Tim Morgan of Spanesi Americas (serving from 2010 to 2018).
Founded in 1947, the Equipment and Tool Institute is a trade association of automotive tool and equipment manufacturers and technical information providers. ETI’s mission is to advance the vehicle service industry by providing technical data and open dialog between the manufacturers of transportation products, government regulators and the providers of tools, equipment and service information.